Terminal Operator Cairns
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Work type: Full Time
Location: Cairns, Australia-wide
Categories: Operations Terminal Staff
Pacific National (PN) is the largest provider of diversified rail freight services in Australia. We haul a variety of freight including coal, intermodal containers, steel, and a range of bulk commodities and materials that keep the region’s economy, businesses and households running. We operate nationally with approximately 3,500 staff in over 100 sites across Australia. Join us as we continue to transform our business and shape the rail freight industry, to achieve our vision of becoming Australia’s recognised leader for safe, innovative and sustainable rail freight solutions.
As a Terminal Operator based in our Cairns Freight Terminal, you play a key role in ensuring the on time departure of trains and efficient turn around times of trucks from the terminal.
Key responsibilities include:
Forklift operation (LF ticket required).
Bridge Gantry / Straddle Carrier operation (CB ticket required).
Shunting and train examination duties associated with arrival, departure, marshalling and preparation of trains.
Inspection of trains and equipment during train operations.
Ensure security and general housekeeping is maintained throughout the area of responsibility.
Ensure Safety, Health & Environment (SHE) standards and obligations are satisfied.
You are passionate about safety and have the ability to stay aware of yourself and others in a fast-paced work environment. You will have strong focus on customer service and excellent communication skills.
The following skills and experience are required:
Strong commitment to enforce a safety culture.
Comfortable using a computer.
Be able to work in a dynamic 24/7 shift work environment with flexibility and commitment.
Excellent communication skills and team focus.
Hold a current motor vehicle license and have a good mechanical aptitude.
Good customer service skills.
Our culture embraces diversity, inclusion and flexible work options. Working for us will enable you to take ownership of your career and gain access to opportunities for growth and development, while enjoying Pacific National’s financial and non-financial benefits.
We are looking for people who share our values of Safety, Integrity, Accountability and Teamwork, and live these values through open and honest communication and respect.
We embrace diversity in our workforce and encourage everyone to apply.
Applications close on 28 June 2019.
Are you ready to be part of our future?
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To find out more about careers with us, our benefits and the opportunities we offer, visit our careers page www.pacificnational.com.au/careers
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Advertised: AUS Eastern Standard Time 11 Jun 2019
Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time
28 Jun 2019
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